David Wise is leader of the firm’s U.K. real estate litigation practice area. With more than 20 years’ experience, he has an extensive skill set regarding property-related disputes in both the private and public sectors. David is a solicitor advocate and regularly undertakes his own court advocacy.
A long-standing member of the Property Litigation Association, David has experience across a wide spectrum of issues including business lease renewal litigation, dilapidations claims, possession of commercial and residential property, property-related professional negligence claims, recovery of rent and service charge arrears, forfeiture claims and leasehold enfranchisement disputes.
David also has an active general commercial litigation and contentious probate practice.
Engaging in public speaking, David presents not only to property-related professionals, but also continuing professional development seminars to fellow solicitors.
Prior to joining Armstrong Teasdale, David was head of real estate litigation at Kerman & Co., where he worked for more than seven years. He joined Armstrong Teasdale in early 2021 when the firms combined.
- University of North London (LL.B., Hons)
- College of Law - London (LPC, Commendation)
- England and Wales, 1998
- Property Litigation Association